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#screensparks: obama biopic ‘barry’ from vikram gandhi debuts on netflix

Vikram Ghandi’s debut feature Barry, which tells the story of a young Barack Obama studying at Columbia University in New York, is now available for streaming on Netflix.

The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival to generally rave reviews before being snapped up by Netflix for international distribution.

Ghandi comes from a documentary background, directing programs for Vice as well as the feature Kumare, which won the audience award at SXSW Film Festival in 2011.

Watch Barry now on Netflix (subscription required)